Tag "android development"

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Market Maneuvering: Marketing Starts Here

When the doors blew off the iPhone App Store on its initial launch, with trivial applications earning developers thousands of dollars per day, I knew that eventually, people would expect the same thing with Android. The problem is, the iPhone App Store circumstances just don’t happen all that frequently.

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Resource Roundup: Android Source Code

Want to find useful bits of Java in and amongst the sea of Android source code? Get a map in today’s episode of Building ‘Droids!

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Resource Roundup: Planet Android

Today marks the first in a series of posts on various Android development resources that you may want to keep in mind as you start in on The Next Great Android Killer App.

First up: Planet Android.

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Projecting Android on the Big Screen

Sometimes, you need to project an actual Android device’s screen to a large audience, not just the “screen” from the emulator. You could use an expensive device projector, or you can try DroidEx, a free desktop app for showing a live look at your Android device’s screen on your development workstation.

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Crowdfunding Android Firmware Development?

Android aficionados have a laundry list of things they would like to see added to Android proper. Some of these are being addressed in the so-called “cupcake” development path, but

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Getting More Elbow Room

While the T-Mobile G1’s 320×480 screen is a luxury to those who developed apps for less-spacious screens, it always seems like you could use just a bit more room. Here

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T-Mobile: Looking For A Few Good Coders…And More!

T-Mobile is building up a substantial team of Android developers, architects, and QA engineers to help propel the T-Mobile G1 and tackle the cutting edge of tomorrow’s coolest products and

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The One: Musings on Android 1.0 SDK and the G1

Both the Android 1.0 SDK and the T-Mobile G1 announcements had some interesting tidbits that didn’t attract all the news coverage, but might impact you as an Android developer in the coming weeks and months.